Environmental Health

Please be advised:  Environmental Health Fee Schedule updates take effect January 1, 2024.  See below for a link to the updated fee schedule.

Individual septic record request - Send an email requesting a septic system record, including the subject property address to: environmental@hallcounty.org.  Please note: These types of requests may take up to 3 business days to complete.

Septic Repair Permit Application - Email completed applications to:  environmental@hallcounty.org

**Please note, that some services first require approval from other departments/agencies. You will need to contact other county/municipal departments for approval as appropriate prior to submitting applications to Environmental Health.  Please visit the Planning & Development webpage for building permit application process information at: https://www.hallcounty.org/150/Planning-Development

If you need to submit civil or commercial plans for review, please contact our office to discuss further. 

For information on COVID-19 testing and/or COVID-19 vaccines, please visit:  http://phdistrict2.org/

Environmental Health Programs

The Hall County Environmental Health Department is a section of the Georgia Department of Public Health. We are responsible for the following permit programs:

Our hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Applications for services and record searches can be taken or performed from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

View the following documents for more information:

Complaint Investigations

Please contact the Environmental Health Office at 770-531-3973 to file a complaint.

State Environmental Health Resources

The following can be found on the State of Georgia website:

  • Approved Sewage Products List:  Product Approvals
  • Certified Contractors List (under "Certified Lists"):  Septic/Pumping/Portable Contractors
  • Food Service
  • On-Site Sewage Management Systems
  • Public Swimming Pools
  • Certified Soil Classifiers List (under "Certified Lists"):  Soil Classifiers
  • Technical Manual for On-Site Sewage Management Systems
  • Tourist Accommodations
  • Training and CEU classes for Septic Contractors, Food Service Employees/Owners, and Pool/Spa Operators